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The Big Meet Perth

@Pavilion 1, Perth Convention & Exhibition Centre, 21 Mounts Bay Road, Perth / 11:00am / 6 March 2015
Date: Friday 6th March 2015
Time: 11:00am – 2:00pm
Place: Pavilion 1, Perth Convention & Exhibition Centre,
21 Mounts Bay Road, Perth
Entry: Free
You are invited to join many of Australia’s leading organisations at the year’s most important free careers event – The Big Meet.

Every year Australia’s leading employers travel the country looking for high quality graduates and undergraduates. The Big Meet is your opportunity tomeet many of these organisations in one day, in one location.

The Big Meet is the ultimate careers fair for undergraduates, graduates and postgraduates from all disciplines. Whether you’re looking for graduate employment, a new job, vacation work, an international internship, a gap-year experience, voluntary work, travel, overseas opportunities, a teaching job or postgraduate education, The Big Meet can get you started.

Entry is FREE. Don’t miss out!

Career Opportunities

Fremantle Community Law Centre Opportunity

Applications Close /   Uploaded2 February 2015

The Fremantle Community Legal Centre is looking for volunteers for this semester. They’re looking for penultimate / final year students. The commitment is 1 day per week for a semester. It’s interesting work and good experience – practice areas are mostly family law, restraining orders, CIC claims, and tenancy matters.

Please send your CV to fclc@fremantle.wa.gov.au, an information evening is coming up soon.

Research Associate to Hon Justice Edelman

Applications Close 16 March 2015 /   Uploaded2 February 2015

Any student who has graduated from law or who will graduate in
2015 and who has obtained or expects to obtain first class honours is invited to apply for a position as Associate to Justice Edelman on the Federal Court.

The position will be located in Brisbane and will commence 11 January 2016. Applications and enquiries should be sent to Mr Stefan Tomasich by 16 March 2015 at the address below:
Stefan.Tomasich@justice.wa.gov.au

Become a BCG Graduate

Applications Close /   Uploaded2 February 2015

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Looking for a career where you are constantly challenged and can genuinely make a difference? Are you curious about what Management Consultants do day to day? Want to know more about how you can Build.Connect.Grow with BCG?

The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is a global management consulting firm and the world’s leading advisor on business strategy to major corporations, government bodies and not-for-profits.

At BCG, your talent and ambition are just the starting point for a life-changing experience in which you will grow personally and shape the future of many companies. By working with the world’s leading businesses on their toughest strategic and operational questions, with inspiring people in an environment of creativity and performance, you will grow into a responsible leader and learn to make a difference within BCG and beyond.

BCG is excited to launch the 2015 Graduate Campaign where we are recruiting Associates to join our Australian offices in 2015, 2016, 2017. For more information and regular updates on events, applications and careers at BCG visit and like our facebook page or visit our website.

You can also register your details with BCG to receive regular communications and updates.

 

DLA Piper Middle East: Summer Work Experience Programme

Applications Close 31 March 2015 /   Uploaded8 February 2015

DLA PIPER MIDDLE EAST LLP
SUMMER 2015 WORK EXPERIENCE PROGRAMME

Sunday 26 July – Thursday 13 August 2015

DLA Piper Middle East LLP is part of DLA Piper, a global full service business law firm, with 4,200 lawyers located in more than 30 countries worldwide and seven offices in the GCC; Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, Dubai, Doha, Kuwait, Muscat and Riyadh and a group firm in Cairo. This gives us extensive coverage to our clients as we are the only international law firm in the region with this spread of offices.

We offer expert legal advice to a wide range of businesses locally, nationally and globally.

Our commitment to the Middle East is rooted in our relationships with local businesses, academic institutions and other investors in the region.

We are holding a Summer Work Experience Programme for three weeks from 26 July – 13 August 2015 in Dubai to offer students the opportunity to shadow lawyers from a range of backgrounds and practice groups while providing insight into the operations of a global legal organisation.

The criteria for applicants are:

  • Fluency in Arabic (must be able to speak, read and write Arabic to a high standard);
  • Preferably GCC nationals or those with a link or particular interest in the region;
  • Penultimate or Final year law students;
  • Ability to self-fund travel to and accommodation in Dubai for three weeks.

If you are interested, please email legalrecruitment.me@dlapiper.com with your completed application form (see attached). Deadlines for applications are 31 March 2015.

Please note, application forms are only in English, thus applicants are required to have a good level of written and spoken English.

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Azure Consulting Graduate Recruiting Program

Applications Close 6 March 2015 /   Uploaded11 February 2015

Azure Consulting is seeking final year students to join their graduate program!

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Law Clerk position with family law firm

Applications Close 28 February 2015 /   Uploaded17 February 2015

Carr & Co divorce and family lawyers are looking for a part-time/casual law clerk.

The position is open to all law students (including pre-law), with the exception of final year students. The firm is looking to take someone on who can work for more than one year.

Applications close end of February 2015. Please see the attached flyer for more info.

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Aurora Internship

Applications Close 27 March 2015 /   Uploaded24 February 2015

The Aurora Internship Program places law, anthropology and other social science (archaeology, cultural heritage, environmental management,  human geography, history and sociology) students and graduates from Australian universities at Native Title Representative Bodies (NTRBs), Prescribed Bodies Corporate (PBCs) and other organisations involved in policy development, social justice, human rights, all with an Indigenous focus. The program introduces candidates to career opportunities in native title and Indigenous affairs more generally and at the same time provides assistance to under-resourced and over-worked organisations.

The application period for the winter 2015 round of internships is open from 9am AEST Monday 2nd March through 5pm (Sydney time) Friday 27th March2015.  Applications can be submitted via the Aurora website at http://www.auroraproject.com.au/aurorainternshipprogram.

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Australian Government Solicitor – Graduate Position

Applications Close 17 April 2015 /   Uploaded24 February 2015

From 1 July 2015, AGS will be consolidated within the Attorney-General’s Department (AGD). AGD offers a separate graduate program and encourages applicants from all disciplines. It provides graduates the opportunity to contribute to the development of policies and the delivery of programs to maintain and improve Australia’s law and justice framework, strengthen our national security and emergency management, and provide support for arts and culture.

Please note, applications for the AGS graduate program open on 3 March and close on 17 April. Information is available on our website: http://www.ags.gov.au under ‘Employment’ then ‘Graduate employment’.

To find out more about the AGD graduate program, go to www.ag.gov.au/graduate.

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Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade – graduate position

Applications Close 13 April 2015 /   Uploaded24 February 2015

DFAT hires lawyers to work on Australia’s national security, human rights, international trade, aid and development and foreign relations. They have a seriously good graduate program based in Canberra.
APPLICATIONS for the Policy Graduate Program are open now, and close on Monday, 16 March 2015 at 3:00pm AEDT.
APPLICATIONS for the Management Graduate Program are open now, and close on Monday, 13 April 2015 at 3:00pm AEDT.

For more information, see http://www.dfat.gov.au/careers/graduate-recruitment/Pages/graduate-recruitment.aspx

Part time paralegal position at Dwyer Durack

Applications Close 6 March 2015 /   Uploaded26 February 2015

Dwyer Durack is looking to hire a new paralegal. See the attached flyer for more info.

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